MMS Gulf appoints contractor for specialist mall

The project will host brands ranging from medium-end to high-end, covering more than 100 retail stores

The Art Centre’s main and final construction package is anticipated to be finalised in April 2017.
The Art Centre’s main and final construction package is anticipated to be finalised in April 2017.

MMS Gulf appointed Airolink Building Contracting as the main contractor for its Art Centre project, to be constructed at Al Barsha Dubai.

MMS Gulf’s CEO and partner, Dr Samer Al Omari signed the main construction agreement for the Art Centre with Dr Anil Kumar Gopinathan, CEO of Airolink, in the presence of Eng. Mohammed Nimer, CEO of MAG Group (which is the partner in MMS Gulf), Eng Emad Jaber, managing partner of LACASA Architects and Engineering Consultants, and other executive managers from the companies.

Following finalisation of the first construction and shoring package, which began in November 2015, the Art Centre’s main and final construction package is anticipated to be finalised in April 2017.

On completion, it will become the first and only specialised mall in the GCC region dedicated to uniting the furniture market under one roof in the heart of New Dubai.

The project will host brands ranging from medium-end to high-end, covering more than 100 retail stores such as: lighting, accessories, home-appliances, kitchens, bathrooms, offices, flooring, textiles, decoration materials and furniture.

As well as dedicated special services such as: free valet-parking, a cigar lounge, a children’s play area, a spa, a gym, and cafes and restaurants to assure a seven-star shopping experience.

Omari of MMS Gulf, said: “After finalising the shoring stage, we were eager to sign the main construction package with a company with a stellar reputation and Airolink came out top of the pile. We are very much looking forward to working with them to achieve project aims”.

MMS Gulf began initial agreements with possible tenants, after receiving hundreds of applications since the launch of the project.

 

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